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Tuesday

February 18, 2014 1:10 pm

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, offers a lecture on March 3.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 11:30 am

Reading series presents esteemed poet McNair

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents Debra Spark, author of the novels The Ghost of Bridgetown and Good for the Jews, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11; and one of Maine’s most respected poets, Wesley McNair, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.

Thursday

April 29, 2010 7:26 am

Adele Myers and Dancers to perform and teach at Bates

Acclaimed contemporary dance company Adele Myers and Dancers perform at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1, in Schaeffer…

Friday

February 12, 2010 10:16 am

Poets to read in Language Arts Live Series at Bates College

Four acclaimed poets will read in two February events as part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series of literary readings. Both events are open to the public at no cost. Language Arts Live is sponsored by the Bates English department, the Humanities Fund, the Learning Associates Program and the John Tagliabue Poetry Fund.

Tuesday

February 2, 2010 1:28 pm

Elizabeth Bradfield, naturalist and award-winning poet, to read at Bates College

As part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series of literary readings, poet Elizabeth Bradfield will read from her work Thursday, Feb. 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Tuesday

January 26, 2010 11:54 am

Lecture examines language of airport security

Alan Nadel, a professor of English at University of Kentucky, delivers a lecture examining the visual and verbal rhetoric of airport security and the Transportation Security Administration Web site at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in Room 200 of Bates College’s Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Tuesday

March 26, 2002 3:49 pm

Longtime Maine grower and author discusses garden design

Longtime Maine grower and former Atlantic Monthly art director Terry Silber will talk about perennial garden design at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, in the Muskie Archives.

Monday

February 11, 2002 9:34 am

Learning-associate programs invite students to the 'real world' to Bates

Novelist Carolyn Chute and the owners of an organic Maine farm are among the specialists working with students in two innovative programs that are engaging the campus with the world outside.